Being Aware Of Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer is a growing concern amongst women. Because of its nature, however, the subject is not one that we easily discuss. What are the symptoms? A lump or thickening in the breast or under the armpit A change in the position of the nipple Changes in the shape or size of the breast or […]

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At the Heart of Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic condition that can lead to complications over time. These complications can include: Coronary heart diseases¬† or Cardiovascular disease which can lead to a heart attack Cerebrovascular diseases which can lead to a stroke Retinoplasty (disease of the eye) which can lead to blindness Nephropathy (disease of the kidney) which can […]

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Living with PCOS

PCOS is one of the most common endocrine disorders in women of reproductive age, often complicated by chronic anovulatory infertility and hyperandrogenism with the clinical manifestations of oligomenorrhoea, hirsutism, and acne.¬† Many women with this condition are obese and have a higher prevalence of impaired glucose tolerance, type II diabetes and sleep apnoea than is […]

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